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Amend New York’s ATV Law to Increase Tourism

New York’s tourism industry is alive and showing signs of growth. According to a recent study of the state’s tourism industry, it is estimated that 239 million visitors traveled to New York State in 2016. These visitors had an estimated economic...

October 6, 2017
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Participants Attend Barclay’s Summer Reading Celebration at Fulton Public Library

Assemblyman Will Barclay (R,C,I—Pulaski) recently held his Summer Reading Challenge reward party at the Fulton Public Library. More than 80 kids from the 120th Assembly district participated in the challenge this year and read for at least 15...

October 4, 2017
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Commission for the Blind Assists with Independence, Employment

New York has a long history of helping those who are blind live independently.  For more than 100 years, the New York State Commission for the Blind (NYSCB) has assisted people in achieving their personal and vocational goals.  The commission was...

September 29, 2017
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Allowing Youth Firsthand Experience in Government Empowers Future Leaders

I am often invited to speak to school-aged kids and during these visits a common question kids have for me is what does it means to be a good citizen. The question itself is inspiring because it means they are searching for ways to be good...

September 22, 2017
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Youth Big Game Weekend Provides Guided, Hands-on Learning Opportunity

Upstate New York has some of the best hunting, trapping and fishing in the country with thousands of lakes, ponds, rivers, streams and millions of acres of forest and open space that are rich in wildlife. Those who venture out to hunt and fish tend...

September 15, 2017
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